Mirror, mirror on the wall, who´s most powerful of them all?

– Gender as a symbolic and social structure in organizations

Mirror, mirror is a four year research project (2013-2016) funded by the Norwegian Research Council. The project team consists of renowned Norwegian gender researchers, together with an international network of prominent scholars. The project will also include PhD students and postdoctoral fellows.

The primary goal of the Mirror, mirror project is to explore the cultural and social dynamics of gender in influential sectors of society, such as the financial elite, the petroleum industry and the military. What is it about gender, power, and leadership that create a situation wherein men continue to be the leaders of powerful organizations, and how can one think politically about it? Read more...




Project manager: Agnes Bolsø  

Project coordinator: Siri Øyslebø Sørensen E-mail: siri.sorensen@ntnu.no Phone: +4773598259

Postal address: Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture, NTNU, N-7491 Trondheim, Norway